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Let’s Get Patients up and out of Bed (part 2)

Improved outcomes by eliminating the negative effects of bed rest   Due to tighter reimbursement regulations from insurances, a new growing trend in hospitals across the country is to decrease the length of stay of patients. For a hospital to remain solvent and functional it has to manage its resources, staff, and bed availability by progressing […] Read More

THE NEXT NURSING SHORTAGE IS LOOMING…IN THE FUTURE

The next nursing shortage it’s far away in the future but will be a mess when it happens   I f you Google “nursing shortage,” you’ll get a lots of pages telling you there is a major crisis right now. But most likely these articles are sponsored by nursing schools. The reality is that there is no nursing shortage. Even though some specialty […] Read More

Why Doctors Never Prescribe Food as a form of Medication?

Food as medicine is poorly understood by your average doctor   Even though we eat every day and do it several times a day; many people don’t pay attention to how food can seriously alter physiology and health. Food might be the most significant determinant for how healthy or how sick you’ll be in the future. Doctors […] Read More

5 Great Tips for Foley Catheter Insertion and Care

Cool tips for Foley catheter insertion: because you never know what you going to find   Foley catheter insertions may not seem like a lot of work at first. But sometimes you might be challenged by a difficult female patient, that you can’t find the “where it goes in” place. Male patients have it’s own […] Read More